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Quantities of TRI Chemicals in Waste (in pounds), Trend Report by Formosa Plastics Corp Texas (TRI ID 77978FRMSPPOBOX) for PROPYLENE chemical, U.S. 1993-1997
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Row #  Year  Recycled On-site  View Trend Graphic Recycled Off-site  View Trend Graphic Energy Recovery On-site  View Trend Graphic Energy Recovery Off-site  View Trend Graphic Treated On-site  View Trend Graphic Treated Off-site  View Trend Graphic Total Quantity Disposed or Otherwise Released On- and Off-site  View Trend Graphic Total Production-related Waste Managed  View Trend Graphic Non-Production-related Waste Managed  View Trend Graphic
 
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1 1993 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 15 0
2 1994 0 0 0 0 636,560 0 13,972 650,532 0
3 1995 0 0 40,248 0 4,771,600 0 62,921 4,874,769 0
4 1996 57,748,000 0 0 0 6,318,467 0 102,798 64,169,265 628
5 1997 63,000,000 0 0 0 4,960,967 0 45,276 68,006,243 208

Quantities of TRI Chemicals in Waste (in pounds), Trend Report by Formosa Plastics Corp Texas (TRI ID 77978FRMSPPOBOX) for PROPYLENE chemical, U.S. 1998-2018
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Row #  Year  Recycled On-site  View Trend Graphic Recycled Off-site  View Trend Graphic Energy Recovery On-site  View Trend Graphic Energy Recovery Off-site  View Trend Graphic Treated On-site  View Trend Graphic Treated Off-site  View Trend Graphic Total Quantity Disposed or Otherwise Released On- and Off-site  View Trend Graphic Total Production-related Waste Managed  View Trend Graphic Non-Production-related Waste Managed  View Trend Graphic
 
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1 1998 71,165,000 0 0 0 9,525,000 0 50,210 80,740,210 5,142
2 1999 103,380,548 0 0 0 2,352,330 0 62,574 105,795,452 3,691
3 2000 103,380,548 0 0 0 2,424,530 0 41,294 105,846,372 10,830
4 2001 6,618,414 0 0 0 4,937,911 1 37,990 11,594,316 28,200
5 2002 22,077,036 0 0 0 2,382,758 1 290,044 24,749,838 0
6 2003 34,416,956 0 0 0 6,533,629 1 250,144 41,200,730 13,167
7 2004 38,778,915 0 3,000 0 4,052,662 0 250,974 43,085,552 9,330
8 2005 40,302,234 0 11,297 0 7,809,744 0 301,693 48,424,968 66,065
9 2006 37,951,368 0 14,399 0 3,154,463 0 501,473 41,621,703 0
10 2007 42,571,464 0 16,075 0 7,506,345 0 307,969 50,401,853 1,667
11 2008 31,620,480 0 19,748 0 8,090,021 0 400,304 40,130,553 1,747
12 2009 32,869,312 0 60,206 0 6,178,271 0 441,601 39,549,390 0
13 2010 29,407,631 0 60,206 0 6,339,836 0 240,076 36,047,749 0
14 2011 33,181,411 0 26,958 0 7,452,925 0 160,235 40,821,529 0
15 2012 34,369,513 0 71,350 0 5,592,973 0 100,105 40,133,941 0
16 2013 7,537,572 0 95,543 0 6,081,099 0 104,454 13,818,668 0
17 2014 5,250,796 0 95,543 0 9,504,767 0 152,860 15,003,966 0
18 2015 5,196,762 0 0 0 12,144,190 0 165,017 17,505,969 0
19 2016 4,997,919 0 0 0 8,733,297 91 128,992 13,860,299 0
20 2017 4,997,919 0 0 0 9,102,280 0 164,025 14,264,224 0
21 2018 0 0 0 0 13,394,968 0 160,653 13,555,621 0

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Note: Reporting year (RY) 2018 is the most recent TRI data year available. Facilities reporting to TRI were required to submit their data to EPA by July 1 for the previous calendar year's activities. TRI Explorer is using an updated 2018 data set (released to the public in October 2019). This dataset includes revisions for the years 1988 to 2018 processed by EPA, Revisions submitted to EPA after this time are not reflected in TRI Explorer reports. TRI data may also be obtained through EPA Envirofacts.

Users of TRI information should be aware that TRI data reflect releases and other waste management activities of chemicals, not whether (or to what degree) the public has been exposed to those chemicals. TRI data, in conjunction with other information, can be used as a starting point in evaluating exposures that may result from releases and other waste management activities which involve toxic chemicals. The determination of potential risk depends upon many factors, including the toxicity of the chemical, the fate of the chemical, and the amount and duration of human or other exposure to the chemical after it is released.

Quantities of TRI Chemicals in Waste from Section 8, Column B (Recycled On-site (8.4), Recycled Off-site (8.5), Energy Recovery On-site (8.2), Energy Recovery Off-site (8.3), Treated On-site (8.6), Treated Off-site (8.7), Total on-site disposal to Class I Underground Injection Wells, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, and other Landfills (8.1A), Total other on-site disposal or other releases (8.1B), Total off-site disposal to Class I Underground Injection Wells, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, and other Landfills (8.1C), Total other off-site disposal or other releases (8.1D), Total Quantity Disposed of or Otherwise Released On- and Off-site (8.1)), and Non-production-related waste managed from Section 8.8.

Beginning with reporting year 2003 Part II section 8.1 was replaced with 8.1A, 8.1B, 8.1C, and 8.1D. The new columns are included to facilitate trends analysis.

Quantities of waste data are from Section 8 of the Form R, which is the standard TRI reporting form. These data are available beginning with the 1991 reporting year.

A decimal point, or "." denotes the following: if a decimal point is reported across an entire row, the facility submitted a Form A (i.e., the facility certified that its total annual reportable amount is less than 500 pounds, and does not manufacture, process, or otherwise use more than 1 million pounds); or if a decimal point is reported in a single column, the facility left that particular cell blank in its Form R submission (a zero in a cell denotes either that the facility reported "0" or "NA" in its Form R submission).

How to cite TRI Explorer. Following APA Style, 6th edition, an appropriate citation to TRI Explorer is:
United States Environmental Protection Agency. (2019). TRI Explorer (2018 Updated Dataset (released October 2019) ) [Internet database]. Retrieved from https://www.epa.gov/triexplorer, (November 21, 2019).

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